Essays Tagged: "physical journeys"

Synthesis task

Area of Study Synthesis TaskThe process of a physical journey is often filled with significant experiences that provide growth opportunities for ... arious composers have represented different perspectives of journeys. Peter Skrzynecki explored the physical and emotional journeys of migrants in his poems "Migrant Hostel" and "Immigrants at Central ... rocess of climbing the Himalayas was so enriching for her. The personal development that comes from physical journeys is illustrated in Joe Turtel's film "Cool Runnings".Through these texts it has bee ...

(7 pages) 89 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Speech style essay on Journeys

journey still remains the most powerful and best descriptive word. Today I'm going to focus on the physical side of the journey. It can be more then just the movement from place to place, it is more ... n just the movement from place to place, it is more like a vehicle to other journeys, for example a physical journey can result in you having an emotional, spiritual or inner journey which all help to ...

(6 pages) 100 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Discuss how the composer uses techniques in order to portray a physical journey to the responder with reference to IMmigrant CHronicles by Peter Skryznecki and 3 other related texts

A physical journey is not simply the traveling from one place to another. While on a physical journey, ... perience, which is one of the main aspects of an inner journey. In saying this we can see that with physical journeys, comes inner journeys. In our prescribed text, Immigrant Chronicles, Peter Skrzyne ... he past.In the poem Leaving Home by Peter Skrzynecki, the composer shows a pessimistic view towards physical journeys. The composer uses techniques such as similes, imagery, metaphor and emotive langu ...

(7 pages) 173 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Journeys, Area of study

Final thesisJourneysA journey is the motion of a body through a varying environment.Physical journeys are assumed to be the task of travelling from point a to b, but in all truth b cou ... was made and the consequences of it are the makings of our journeys. But do all journeys need to be physical or can they be within? Are we in control of our journeys or is fait in charge? Can we compa ... sion, which links all of our journeys together in one great big journey that is the journey of life.Physical journeys are always associated with travel and holiday, but this is just a simple type of j ...

(5 pages) 78 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Importance of Journeys

What have you learnt about the importance of journey from your study of physical Journey? Refer to 2 poems, 1 supplementary and 1 stimulus material.A physical journey may b ... lk in the park or a travel to a wilderness place where clueless is a common word. The importance of physical journeys is the hardship and memories it carries within the traveller. The importance of ph ... is poem is sad, this a represented through the word "rain", which is symbolic of sadness, tears and physical hardship. The "trains whistle" is a reminder of other train whistle of other lands/departur ...

(4 pages) 120 4 4.5 Jul/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

"Jane Eyre" By Charlotte Bronte: A temptuous life an extra-ordinary heroine

's life towards her final happiness and freedom. This is effectively supported by five significant 'physical' journeys she makes, which mirror the four emotional journeys she makes.10-year-old Jane li ... h only one arm and killed his wife. Jane goes to Rochester's new home, and they are married.Jane's 'physical' journeys contribute significantly to plot development and to the idea that the novel is a ...

(7 pages) 12 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

AOS- physical journeys in reference to Feliks Skrzyneki with two peices of related material

l Raffaele and the movie advertisement for "The Constant Gardener" directed by Fernando Meirelles.A physical journey will inevitably impact upon those who travel it. Crossing the Red Sea tells of hist ... emories of Polish migrants on their voyage to Australia. The poem has provided evidence as to how a physical journey has impacted on Skrzynecki through his migrant experiences. The journey by sea had ...

(6 pages) 60 2 5.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Physical journey

e travellers gaining a greater sense of self, and a broadened understanding of the world.Aspects of physical journeys and the aforementioned changes that they initiate are reflected through a range of ...

(2 pages) 33 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Speech on jouneys: 'Crossing the Red Sea' by Peter Skrzynecki

y a movement from one place to another, but there are much deeper meanings conveyed in a journey. A physical journey also includes the experience along the way and what it teaches. Good morning teache ... ossing the Red Sea' by Peter Skrzynecki.This text have helped effectively shape my understanding of physical journeys by developing empathy with the migrants in the poem, and the techniques and ideas ...

(2 pages) 19 0 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Stimulus texts: "The Ivory Trail" by Victor Kellehe

nnotations of ancient worlds, mystery and the exotic. This allows us to visualise the protagonist's physical journey. Physical journeys create challenges as they take us to new places. Journeying enco ... e challenges as they take us to new places. Journeying encourages the travellers to test themselves physically; this often develops ideas and feelings. The protagonist's gaze looking up at the images ...

(2 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

Stimulus text on "The Road not Taken" by Robert Frost. (speech)

of life, and the 'roads diverged' symbolise an important decision. This represents choices in life, physical journeys help broaden our knowledge. We learn from our experiences of the choices we make, ... rence any choice makes a difference.It is clear that there are connections between these two texts. Physical journeys can be unpredictable, may have obstacles and challenges for people who undertake t ...

(2 pages) 57 1 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

More than anything else, physical journeys are about interpretation of the new. Do you agree?

The interpretation of the new is a very important part of physical journeys though whether it is more than anything else is anything but arguable for there ar ... hough whether it is more than anything else is anything but arguable for there are other aspects of physical journeys which are just as important to the journey or the individual. The change that take ... the individual. The change that takes place due to the other journeys that take place while on the physical is also one of many aspects of physical journeys that are of great importance. 'The Town Wh ...

(5 pages) 42 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

To what extent has studying the concept of physical journeys expanded your understanding of yourself, of individuals and of the world?

The exploration of the concept of physical journeys has allowed a deeper understanding of the experiences and obstacles that individua ... the experiences and obstacles that individuals have to face and overcome. A better understanding of physical journeys has also enabled individuals to acknowledge and accept that they will encounter pr ... lives which can also affect others around them and ultimately the world as a whole. This concept of physical journeys is explored in various texts such as Peter Skrzynecki's "Crossing The Red Sea" and ...

(5 pages) 41 1 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Comparative essay on two texts: 'Travelling Shoes' by Lenore Horowitz and 'Mr. Curly Transports Wayfaring Pilgrims Away' by Michael Leunig

following texts illustrate varying concepts and different themes, they demonstrate central ideas of physical journeys. Therefore through a comprehensive analysis we can establish that travel exposes a ... vel exposes a change that is permanently fixed within the ideals of living.One text that represents physical journeys is 'Travelling Shoes' by Lenore Horowitz. The text is in the form of a poem and de ...

(4 pages) 38 0 3.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

The essay about physical journey in the film "Cast Away" by Isaac Sohn

Physical journey is someone or something moves from one place to another. The film, Cast Away, direc ... oves from one place to another. The film, Cast Away, directed by Robert Zemeckis, shows concepts of physical journey by using the character Chuck Noland who trapped in an isolated and uninhabited isla ... d and uninhabited island as a result of a plane crash. Through the film, Robert Zemeckis shows that physical journeys are often arduous by nature, a person can feel isolated during the journey, and a ...

(2 pages) 43 0 3.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Film review on "Toy Story" showing the journeys involved

movement.Toy Story is a film which represents journey through many different aspects. There are two physical journeys shown in this film. One of the journeys is of a young boy named Andy having to mov ...

(4 pages) 18 0 4.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The Immigrant Chronicles

quote that Peter Skrzynecki’s (S.) “The immigrant Chronicles” explores the world of physical journeys. Skrzynecki has conveyed the causes and origins of journeys through many poems, in ... 1908. All these composers depict the causes and origins of journeys where the traveler is extended physically, emotionally and psychologically.S. poem “Crossing the Red Sea” is a poem which ...

(6 pages) 23 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

A Series of Unfortunate Events

demonstrates the obstacles the orphans Violet, Klaus and Sunny are forced to overcome and how their physical journey forces them on an inner journey. From their experiences they learn to appreciate th ... by Lemony Snicket and was directed by Brad Silberling. Silberling uses various symbols to represent physical journeys throughout the film and the effect the physical journey has on the characters.The ...

(3 pages) 12 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Travelling shoes + Physical Journey

A physical journey is defined as a movement from one place to another, it is known to be an experience ... gain personal growth.Herowitz indicates the optimistic effects and personal growth brought about by physical journeys. The poem is divided into two stanzas, the first stanza depicts the course of obst ... urney while the second stanza highlights the reflective phase of the journey. It hence shows that a physical journey is much more than the destination itself, it includes the challenges and experience ...

(3 pages) 16 0 0.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Tobacco Road + Physical Journey

A physical journey incorporates expeditions from one place to another, where a variety of obstacles ma ... , where a variety of obstacles may possibly be faced. By overcoming these obstacles and challenges, physical journey can provide opportunities for travelers to extend themselves physically, intellectu ... unities for travelers to extend themselves physically, intellectually and emotionally.The idea of a physical journey is explored in the painting “Tobacco Road, Ovens Valley” illustrated by J ...

(3 pages) 956 0 3.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature